Addition request: alsatian
bortzmeyer at nic.fr
Thu Jan 10 15:19:46 CET 2008
On Tue, Jan 08, 2008 at 05:02:59PM -0800,
Peter Constable <petercon at microsoft.com> wrote
a message of 18 lines which said:
> *why* Alsatian content needs to be tagged separately from gsw.
Because it is a distinct dialect (see the references I gave), in the
same way that valencian is a dialect of catalan and so deserved a
A second issue is that Alsatian speakers do not think of themselves as
speaking "Alemannic" and that the idea of using gsw alone may be
difficult to "sell" to these people.
> Do you anticipate Web pages with distinct content for Alsatian than
> other gsw?
Yes, although I must say there are very rare now.
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